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The Illinois House Redistricting Committee held its first hearing last week on new congressional and judicial subcircuit district maps at the Michael Bilandic Building in Chicago. Another half-dozen hearings were scheduled for the following seven days to redraw the maps, which have to be reconfigured after each decennial census.
A Macon County grand jury has declined to indict a teacher accused of aggravated battery of a student at South Shores Elementary School.
The Lincoln Police Department and the Nebraska State Patrol have linked fentanyl-laced cocaine that has led to multiple overdoses to the State Patrol’s own evidence locker.
Michael Williams’ wife pleaded with him to remember their fishing trips with the grandchildren, how he used to braid her hair, anything to jar him back to his world outside the concrete walls of Cook County Jail.
While those who meditate claim it helps to calm their minds, researchers from Binghamton University have now found scientific evidence that it…
State lawmakers told Gov. Andrew Cuomo Thursday that their ongoing impeachment investigation is almost done and gave him a deadline of Aug. 13…
New data strongly suggests COVID-19 jumped to humans from a wild animal sold at a Wuhan meat market, not from a Chinese germ lab, says a prominent University of Arizona researcher who specializes in the origins of outbreaks.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed four criminal justice measures into law Thursday, including one that bans deceptive practices in interrogation of minors. Read more details:
The law, which takes effect Jan. 1, bars police from knowingly providing false information about evidence or making unauthorized statements about leniency while questioning those 17 and younger.
Rebecca Ferguson has claimed she was denied "emergency medical treatment" and forced to continue working even after collapsing.
Prosecutors are trying to introduce evidence at trial that Kyle Rittenhouse is associated with the Proud Boys and that he had a past violent e…
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported its findings on June 15.
DEAR DR. ROACH: If a person has a titanium hip as a result of hip replacement surgery and that person later falls, is it possible that their h…
An American court did right by an African-American man. For a change.
The girl and a 29-year-old man were each wounded around 4:15 p.m. at the restaurant in the 3200 block of West Roosevelt Road in the city’s Homan Square neighborhood, police said, citing early reports.